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Lock Snapping

What is lock snapping and how can I protect my property?

Lock snapping is when force is applied to the cylinder which then snaps the lock in two.

Don’t come home to this!

What types of lock are affected by this?

Euro cylinder locks are most at risk these are fitted to millions of properties throughout the UK which are usually on double glazed and UPVC doors.

What can be done?

Timpson Locksmiths can fit an anti snap which cannot be snapped in the same way.

What types of cylinders can be replaced?

Brass anti snap double anti snap single anti snap
Thumbturn cylinder ideal for front doors Double cylinder ideal for french doors Half cylinder ideal for garage doors

Our locksmith, Paul, was very professional, friendly and efficient.


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